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  1. George Osborne vowed to revitalise the cities of the North - but...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Independent

    Last summer, George Osborne travelled to Manchester's Science and Industry museum to make a speech which, at the time, received scant attention in the London press. Surrounded by the giant steam engines that powered the Industrial Revolution, Mr Osborne made a bold claim.

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  2. Nigeria: H5N1 now in 11 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Crofs Blogs

    The Federal Government Wednesday announced that the outbreak of Avian Influenza also known as bird flu has spread to 11 states of Lagos, Kano, Edo, Plateau, Gombe, Imo, Jigawa, Ogun, Rivers, Delta and Oyo. According to the government, a total of 232,385 birds have been exposed with a mortality rate of 51,444 recorded.

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  3. Stielike leadershipRead the original story

    23 min ago | English Dong-A

    Stielike leadership . JANUARY 29, 2015 07:14. . Sir Alex Ferguson, 74, of Britain is a familiar name to Koreans, even to those who are not big soccer fans.

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  4. EGFR-TKI response worse in NSCLC patients with rare EGFR mutationsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Medical News

    In patients with non-small-cell lung cancer , rare epidermal growth factor receptor mutations are associated with a poorer response to EGFR-tyrosine kinase inhibitors compared with frequently occurring ones, according to a study published in Lung Cancer . On the basis of their findings, Oscar Arrieta, from National Cancer Institute in Mexico City, and colleagues suggest that EGFR-TKIs be reserved as second- or third-line therapy in patients with rare mutations.

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  5. At all-India contest, Ludhiana police's only narcotics trained dog remains out of actionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Indian Express

    The state-level selection round for the All India Police Duty Meet was held at Phillaur Police Academy on Wednesday. The Punjab Police dog squad competed in three categories - narcotics, tracking and explosives - and six dogs were selected to represent Punjab at the national-level contest in March.

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  6. South Korean ace badminton players gains popularity overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | English Dong-A

    South Korean ace badminton players gains popularity overseas . JANUARY 29, 2015 07:14.

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  7. Jailed nurse not guilty of killing four elderly patients, says trial juror who helped convict himRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Independent

    Colin Norris was sentenced to life for the murders, and jury foreman Paul Moffitt says he now believes 'the evidence shows that a murder wasn't committed at all' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A jury foreman who helped convict a nurse of murdering four elderly patients has appealed for the verdict to be quashed - saying he now believes that the man is innocent.

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  8. Defender Steve Birnbaum set to make US debut in exhibition game at ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Defender Steve Birnbaum is set to make his U.S. national team debut in the exhibition game at Chile, as coach Jurgen Klinsmann shifted to a 3-5-2 formation for the Americans' first match of 2015. Nick Rimando started in goal for the U.S. at Rancagua on Wednesday.

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  9. Hezbollah fires missile salvo, killing 2 Israeli soldiersRead the original story

    24 min ago | KAUZ

    With two of former Vanderbilt football players facing decades in prison after being convicted of the rape of an unconscious student in a dorm room, attention now turns to two of their teammates who have yet to go... A measles outbreak in Arizona that originated at California's Disney parks is at risk of dramatically increasing in size as health officials keep tabs on 1,000 people in the state's most populous areas. A measles outbreak in Arizona that originated at California's Disney parks is at risk of dramatically increasing in size as health officials keep tabs on 1,000 people in the state's most populous areas.

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  10. Seoul seeks special economic zone in China for S. Korean banksRead the original story

    24 min ago | English Dong-A

    Seoul seeks special economic zone in China for S. Korean banks . JANUARY 29, 2015 07:13.

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  11. Questions, accusations swirl as ministers prepare Iraq war updateRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Canada.com

    In this Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 file photo, smoke rises from the Syrian city of Kobani, following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition, seen from a hilltop outside Suruc, on the Turkey-Syria border. Syrian activists and Kurdish officials say the extremist Islamic State group has been nearly pushed out of the Syrian border town of Kobani.

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  12. Napoleon was the real winner of Waterloo... claim the FrenchRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Daily Mail

    Napoleon was the real winner of Waterloo... claim the French! Re-enactment set to mark bi-centenary will ignore history French lawyer Frank Samson, 47, who is set to play Napoleon, said the French dictator was the real hero of Waterloo, despite suffering a crushing defeat In a reconstruction to mark this year's bicentenary of the battle, they plan to ignore the fact that he emerged utterly defeated. The 47-year-old, taking massive liberties with history, claimed that while Napoleon was 'one of the greatest men the world has ever known', the Duke of Wellington - who led the Allied army to a famous victory - was a 'frightful Englishman that no one has heard of'.

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  13. Anti-terrorism bill built around an attack that still raises questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Canada.com

    An Ottawa police officer runs with his weapon drawn in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct.22, 2014.Police are expanding a security perimeter in the heart of the national capital after a gunman opened fire and wounded a soldier at the National War Memorial before injuring a security guard on Parliament Hill, where he was reportedly shot dead by Parliament's sergeant-at-arms. In the three months since the attack on the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill, government leaders have repeatedly declared Zehaf-Bibeau to be a violent jihadist.

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  14. Afternoon Bulletin: De Blasio Stands by City Shutdown, Snow Helps Stop Crime and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The New York Observer

    New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio stands by the decision to shut down the city New York City mayor Bill de Blasio admitted that he was only given between 15 to 30 minutes warning before Governor Cuomo announced his decision to shut down transportation services in the city, but a day after the storm the mayor still stands by the governor's choice. While yesterday Mr. de Blasio said in a City Hall press conference he would have liked to be more apart of the discussion, earlier this morning the mayor joked on NBC's "Today" show about how the process transpired-affirming that he had "no regrets" with the decision.

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  15. Ancient skull in Israel may document migration from AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Long ago, humans left their evolutionary cradle in Africa and passed through the Middle East on their way to Europe. Now scientists have found the first fossil remains that appear to document that journey, a partial skull from an Israeli cave.

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  16. TV star's plastic surgery disaster tests BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Andressa Urach went from being a single teenage mom nicknamed "Beanpole" to a reality TV bombshell in Brazil thanks to silicone implants, anabolic steroids, a nose job, and gel and botox injections, a fact she wasn't ashamed to share with fans. "There are plenty of ugly women," she said last year.

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  17. Paulista ready to level upRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Salisbury Journal

    Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista is confident he can take his game to the next level at Arsenal - and help deliver more silverware to the Emirates Stadium. The 24-year-old's permanent transfer from Villarreal, said to be worth around A 15million, was finally confirmed by Arsenal on Wednesday evening following completion of international clearance.

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  18. Protesters try to storm UN compound in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Dozens of protesters Wednesday tried to storm the Gaza headquarters of the United Nations after the UN announced it lacked funds to rebuild the war-battered Palestinian territory. Some tried to storm the compound before police of the Islamist movement Hamas, the de facto power in Gaza, broke up the demonstration.

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  19. Obama: Netanyahu yet to 'rebut' value of Iran talksRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Times of Israel

    US President Barack Obama said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had not offered "any rebuttal" to his administration's argument for the success of Iran nuclear talks. "I don't think there's been any rebuttal of my argument," Obama told Fareed Zakaria on CNN's "New Day" in an interview to be broadcast Sunday.

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  20. Ancient skull found in north sheds new light on journey out of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English. [Less] A crucial piece of the story of humankind's exodus from Africa was recently found near the northern Israeli city of Nahariya - a 55,000-year-old skull of an anatomically modern human, among the first to leave the cradle of humanity and populate the globe.

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